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Harcombe House, Chastleton

Description: Harcombe House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253916

OS Grid Reference: SP2464228995
OS Grid Coordinates: 424642, 228995
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9589, -1.6428

Locality: Chastleton
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: GL56 0SU

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Listing Text

SP2429-2529, SP22NW
11/27, 3/27 Harcombe House

- II

Farmhouse. Mid-C17 extended late C19 or early C20. Roughly coursed marlstone
rubble to original part, limestone rubble to additions; stone slate roof with
coped verges. Original house an L-plan with main range extended to right in late
C19 or early C20 to form present T-plan. 2 storeys and attic. Two 3-light
chamfered leaded mullion windows directly below eaves to original part and one
to right. Ground floor has similar 3-light window and narrow rectangular window
to left of porch and two 3-light mullion windows to right, one to original part
and one to addition. Two C20 hip-roofed leaded dormers in middle of roof slope
to C17 part. C19 gabled stone porch has coped verges and moulded cambered outer
arch; half-glazed door in inner Tudor arch. Integral end stack with moulded
capping to left and similar ridge stack (probably formerly an end stack) at
junction with addition. C19 gabled range in angle to rear on left. Interior.
Inspection not possible at tine of resurvey (August 1987) but likely to be of

Listing NGR: SP2464228995

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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